Category Archives: wanted: material

Clearing out? Please give us any of these!

The 5 Rs of waste management — Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Rot — inspire many of our workshops. We believe that by applying these principles, we can all make a big difference in keeping our planet clean and healthy. That’s where our community comes in. We’re looking for donations of items you might no […]

Turning Trash to Treasure: Upcycling old Magazines

Every discarded item holds the promise of a second chapter, and each reused material diminishes our carbon footprint. Old magazines, brimming with vibrant pages and colourful adverts are not just remnants of the past; they can be the paint for our future conscious craft creations. By repurposing them, we not only curb our environmental impact […]

The Symbolic Elegance of Clear Glass Bottles: Crafting with Transparency and Timelessness

The clear glass bottle: it’s an object we often encounter, perhaps in the form of a discarded soda bottle or an old perfume vessel. Yet, beneath its everyday appearance lies a world of symbolism. Transparent, it has long stood as a testament to purity, clarity, and truth. It’s a bridge between the present and the […]